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26 Books in 2017 Book 15: Finding Alison by Deirdre Eustace @bwpublishing #bookreview #MondayBlogs

  Book 15 in the 26-Books-in-52-Weeks Challenge has to be a book that someone else recommended to me. As with many of the other categories in this challenge the list of potential choices was quite a long one. This is because I base most of my book choices on someone else’s recommendations. I sometimes go… Continue reading 26 Books in 2017 Book 15: Finding Alison by Deirdre Eustace @bwpublishing #bookreview #MondayBlogs

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26 Books in 2017 Book 13: The Story of English in 100 Words by David Crystal @davcr @ProfileBooks

Book number 13 in the 26-Books-in-52-Weeks challenge has to be a book with a number in the title. There are various books I could have chosen. For example, one favourite from this category would be The Thirty Nine Steps by John Buchan, which is probably the first thriller I read aged about thirteen. Another favourite… Continue reading 26 Books in 2017 Book 13: The Story of English in 100 Words by David Crystal @davcr @ProfileBooks

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Book Review: tearing at thoughts by Andy Harrod

Poignant, heart rending and thought provoking writing. I first read and reviewed the original, online only, edition of this book several years ago. And now there’s a second edition – this time available in print and the author has added some new material. I loved it first time around and I love this version even… Continue reading Book Review: tearing at thoughts by Andy Harrod

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Book Review: Everything Love Is by Claire King

A poignant, mysterious and unforgettable story of love. Everything Love Is lives up to its strap line. It is indeed a poignant, mysterious and unforgettable story of love. It’s a work of contemporary literary fiction and includes themes of love and loss, whilst also engaging in an original way with exploring the role of memory… Continue reading Book Review: Everything Love Is by Claire King

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26 Books in 2017: Book 4

Missing, Presumed by Susie Steiner – a subtle and different take on the police procedural. The fourth post in the 26-books-in-52-weeks challenge has to be about a book published within the last year. Of course, I’ve already reviewed several excellent books from this category as part of my usual book posts here. But rather than… Continue reading 26 Books in 2017: Book 4